• 2019 CGCS Fall Conference Fact Sheet

    2019 CGCS Fall Conference | Elevating Education: A Fresh Way Forward for Urban School Districts
    CGCS’ 2019 Fall Conference is the Council’s largest conference for its 76 member school districts. It brings together the nation’s largest urban public school systems in a coalition dedicated to the improvement of education for children in the inner cities. The CGCS 2019 Fall Conference is a forum to discuss issues and share information and best practices to improve teaching and learning.

    Conference Highlights:

    Keynote Speakers
    Valerie Jarrett, Former Presidential Adviser
    Jon Meacham, Presidential Historian & Best-Selling Author
    Rodney Robinson, 2019 National Teacher of the Year

    With more than 100 sessions, CGCS conference sessions touch on various topics including equity and increasing academic achievement.

    CGCS Mobile App
    Download the Council app for a complete conference agenda and information on each session.

    Who can attend the CGCS 2019 Fall Conference? Urban school district leaders such as Urban School Superintendents, School Board Members, Senior School Districts, Administrators, and Deans of College Education are encouraged to attend the annual Fall Conference. We also invite non-members to join us.

    When and where will the CGCS 2019 Fall Conference be held? CGCS’ 2019 Fall Conference will be held October 23-27, 2019 at the Omni Louisville Hotel in Louisville, KY. This year’s fall conference is hosted by Jefferson County Public Schools.

    How do I register? Go to https://www.cgcs.org/site/default.aspx?DomainID=20#fallm to register.

    How do I book my hotel? Reserve your hotel room at one of the conference hotels for CGCS preferred rates. Links and details are available on the Council’s website: https://www.cgcs.org/cms/lib/DC00001581/Centricity/Domain/20/2019%20Registration%20BrochureNew.pdf